Production of commercials in Los Angeles dwindled to a record low in October in the final month of the sixth-month strike by union actors against the ad industry.
Oxygen Media has named Debby Beece president of programming, a newly created position.
Fox's gay-themed John Goodman laffer "Normal, Ohio" bowed impressively Wednesday night, but auds weren't as bullish about the net's Darren Star sudser "The Street."
Larry Pollock, veteran ABC exec and longtime topper of the ABC-owned Television Stations group, has retired. Pollock, who was most recently chairman of the group, will continue to serve as a…
The American Society of Cinematographers has divided its Achievement Awards category for telefilms into two: network and basic-cable/pay TV. Both categories will include miniseries, pilots and…
Michele Val Jean has been named head writer of ABC's daytime soap "General Hospital," replacing Bob Guza, who will ankle the post at the end of the month. Val Jean, who has held the post of associate…
Go Racing has submitted a bid likely worth up to £750 million ($1.1 billion) for the media rights to British horse racing.
Moviewatch, the proposed 24-hour cable network that plans to fill its schedule with information about movies, has named Gary Thorne to the post of president and chief operating officer.
A Zee TV-MGM joint venture movie channel was launched in India on Wednesday. Zee has put in an initial investment of $4 million in the project.
Scribes-producers Edward and Brian Burns have inked a new overall TV development deal with Artists Television Group. Exclusive pact calls for the siblings to create, develop and produce series…
NBC rode its early-season "Frasier" momentum to another victory among young adults Tuesday, while CBS was the most-watched net on the night for the first time in 10 months. According to Nielsen, the…